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Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it.
Every time somebody speaks of my honesty, there is someone who quivers inside me.
Honesty is the rarest wealth anyone can possess, and yet all the honesty in the world ain't lawful tender for a loaf of bread.
If you ask the CEO of some major corporation what he does, he will say, in all honesty, that he is slaving 20 hours a day to provide his customers with the best goods or services he can and creating the best possible working conditions for his employees.
Superstars come and go. I want to make sure I am always a producer's actor. I may be refused to be called a great actor but I have never troubled any of my producers in my life. Honesty always catches the camera, and that is what my strength is.
Truly, I would not hang a dog by my will, much more a man who hath any honesty in him.
I am afraid we must make the world honest before we can honestly say to our children that honesty is the best policy.
George Bernard Shaw
Honesty is for the most part less profitable than dishonesty.
It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.
I like honesty and fair play.
The influence of a mother upon the lives of her children cannot be measured. They know and absorb her example and attitudes when it comes to questions of honesty, temperance, kindness, and industry.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
I think my love of truth and honesty forces me to notice that the liberal intelligentsia of Western countries is betraying itself where Islam is concerned.
There's just some magic in truth and honesty and openness.
Honesty is the quality I value most in a friend. Not bluntness, but honesty with compassion.
For the merchant, even honesty is a financial speculation.
Good design begins with honesty, asks tough questions, comes from collaboration and from trusting your intuition.
My parents taught me honesty, truth, compassion, kindness and how to care for people. Also, they encouraged me to take risks, to boldly go. They taught me that the greatest danger in life is not taking the adventure.
Honesty has always been an integral part of my operation, really.
Most writers flinch at the thought of being completely honest about themselves. So absolute honesty is what marks the true modern.
J. G. Ballard
Three simple words - freedom, justice and honesty. These sum up what the Liberal Democrats stand for.
Would that the simple maxim, that honesty is the best policy, might be laid to heart; that a sense of the true aim of life might elevate the tone of politics and trade till public and private honor become identical.
And, because there was an honesty about all that was going on. It connected with the people in the street.
Ben E. King
I think brutal honesty is extremely important. Don't be afraid of being up-front about your feelings and your life.
See, the 'On the Road' that came out in 1957 was censored. A lot of the honesty of it, the bitter honesty, is in the original scroll version that came out in 2007 on the 50-year anniversary. Back then, there was so much post-Second World War fear that was imposed on everybody - 'You must live life this way' - and these guys were bored.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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